Lado B

Ready to take-off?


INESC TEC, in the words of our partners – Statement by Pedro Malaca from SARKKIS.


"To quote an article that I’ve recently read: “Good people don’t just work for a salary. They want to contribute for the success.", Ana Rebelo (CTM)

Serious Thinking

Just because someone buys meat in a butcher's shop doesn't mean it is free of biogenic amines. And remember... when asking for minced meat make sure you watch them doing it!, Luís Coelho (CAP)

Gallery of the Uncommon

In an R&D institution related to technologies (..) it’s rare for anyone to infect their computer by opening a link they shouldn't have, but this email that we'll be talking about, almost deceived us.

Where are you now?

Every month INESC TEC sends highly qualified individuals into the market...

Jobs 4 the Boys & Girls

In this section, the reader may find reference to public announcements made by INESC TEC offering grants, contracts and other opportunities.


Where are you now?

Every month INESC TEC sends highly qualified individuals into the market. These individuals often then go on to occupy important positions in some of the best national and international companies or they opt to form spin-offs. As the best way to perform technology transfer is through individuals, this section is dedicated to collaborators that trained at INESC TEC and now star in other companies and institutions.



    • Year when you began working at INESC TEC and when you left: 2007-2009
    • Centre at INESC TEC where you worked: CPES - Centre for Power and Energy Systems (former Power Systems Unit)

What have you been doing professionally since you left INESC TEC?

After leaving INESC TEC, I worked in the project management area at EFACEC. After several years in this job position, I took a training course in management and I became Head of Tenders at Martifer Solar (current Voltalia). Later, I accepted the challenge to be part of the network planning department at UK Power Networks, where I’ve been working for five years now.

How did your experience at INESC TEC contribute to your new professional history?

My experience at INESC TEC was the ideal way to make the transition from the academic environment to the business world. At INESC TEC, they teach us how to have a positive attitude towards intellectual challenges and the need for constant learning, which is crucial for the professional success.

When you think about INESC TEC, what comes to your mind?

The good mood and the friendly spirit. The quality of INESC TEC’s cafeteria.